Monthly Archives: January 2016

Darrin Disley

Dr Darrin Disley is a parallel entrepreneur, angel investor and enterprise champion. He has been involved in the start-up and growth of numerous business ventures securing over $320 million business financing from grant, angel, corporate, venture capital and public market sources as well as closing over $500 million of product, service, licensing and M&A deals.…

William Sporborg

William has known Bailey Fisher since the company was founded and was one of its first clients. Having been educated at Cambridge University and qualified as a chartered accountant with Price Waterhouse, William worked in the leisure industry and the private equity industry in London. William broke his back in the mid-nineties in a racing…

Karolina Chrusciak

Karolina supports the Private Markets team with in-depth research into a broad range of sectors, technologies and investments. Currently, Karolina is actively searching for: • FD Designate for a global leader in technology engineering • Legal Counsel for a global machine learning software company • CFO for a remote access software company • VP Finance…

John Bridger

John joined Bailey Fisher as a Researcher in 2016, where he supports the Technology Partners with in-depth research into a broad range of markets, technologies and investments.  John’s role involves engaging with a range of individuals across the technology space globally. Currently, he is actively searching for: Head of Robotics for a global corporate VP…

Kerry Linsey

Kerry joined Bailey Fisher Executive Search in 2016, bringing 20 years’ experience in Office Management and Project Management, including 9 years at EY (formerly Ernst & Young), supporting the Managing Partner, Audit & Tax Partners and the Life Sciences Team.  Most recently, Kerry managed the office and supported the executive team and US-based President of…

Andy Swarbrick

Andy Swarbrick was appointed as Chairman of Bailey Fisher in 2014, following a 40 year career at Deloitte, most recently as Head of the Entrepreneurial Business Team in Cambridge. Having joined Deloitte in 1975, Andy was promoted to Partner in 1984 and Senior Partner seven years later. During his tenure as Senior Partner, Andy led…

Dinner & discussion

Dinner & discussion for 24 Chairmen in the technology sector.

Discussion over dinner will be chaired by Simon Calver, Head of Business Growth Fund’s £200m venture fund for UK technology companies, and former CEO of LOVEFiLM.

Rise of the unicorns

In our latest business article we talk to Simon Calver, Alex Macpherson & Alex McCracken about how UK investors are building the next billion-dollar businesses.